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Floor Material Choice for Wheelchair Traffic

For mobility, I recommend hard wood or laminate flooring rather than ceramic tile. The wood, or laminate, is smoother with tighter joints between pieces. The laminate floor surface is actually a bit more durable than a wood finish, however it far more prone to cupping and warping than wood flooring. Nothing is as beautiful as […]

CAPS Certified Aging in Place Specialist

CAPS is a national certified training test for design and installation of universal features in homes. Universal design are buzz words for making a home or space easy to live in and use regardless of physical capabilities. CAPS – which is the acronym for Certified Aging in Place Specialist – is jointly sponsored by American […]